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Musician and Record Producer Don Was

Was is half of the rock group Was (Not Was). They have a new album called Are You Okay?. Was, who is white, has also become an in-demand producer who is heavily influenced by black music. He helped make Bonnie Raitt's comeback album, Nick of Time.

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Other segments from the episode on August 28, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 28, 1990: Interview with Vilmos Zsigmond; Interview with Don Was; Review of the television documentary "Motel."

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